Plerion Raises US$10M in Seed Funding


Plerion, a Sydney, Australia-based cybersecurity company, raised US$10m in seed funding.

The round was led by Prosus Ventures, with participation from Cercano and Atlassian Ventures.

The company intends to use the funds to accelerate product development, talent acquisition, and go-to-market strategies.

Founded by industry veterans Mike Rahmati (CEO), Paul Garner (COO), and Pierre Liddle (CTO), Plerion provides a platform designed to empower organizations of all sizes to proactively identify, prioritize, and mitigate risks within their cloud operating environments.

Ther suite of cybersecurity offered through their cloud security platform includes Cloud Native Application Protection (CNAPP), Cloud Security Posture Management (CSPM), Workload and Vulnerability Management, Cloud Infrastructure and Entitlements Management (CIEM), Data Security Posture Management (DSPM), Shift Left Security, Cloud Detection and Response (CDR), Compliance, and more.